Chelsea JaneFrom: Australia
A fiery, unique & effortless female MC straight out of Australia!
Chelsea Jane’s first demand of attention began international through her first recorded verse and collab on Atlanta’s ATLien Workshop’s “Enemy”. She is known in the battle scene for her involvement as a guest judge at ‘Got beef’ MC Rap battles in Sydney, Adelaide and guest appearances at the ‘King of the Dot’ world MC battles in Canada.
Chelsea deliberately seeded connections with many artists throughout the USA, Canada and UK. In 2013 Chelsea dropped her first EP ‘Queen of the Hill’ in parallel to successfully taking out the 2013 Hilltop Hoods APRA Initiative as the first female emerging Hip Hop artist.
Following a successful season Chelsea landed many support act shows including supporting established acts such as rappers The Game, Dizzy Wright, Hopsin, Mantra and The Tongue, also landing first female MC to perform at SPRUNG Hip Hop Festival. Sounding like no other, Chelsea Jane’s distinct tone and flow, coupled with her amazing wordsmith abilities is constantly showcased effortlessly on every stage and track.
Already hungrily penning songs preparing for her full-length album. With such acclaim and admiration from her peers in such a short time, Chelsea Jane is set to make a successful mark on the scene and industry.
Yo Yo Honey SinghFrom: India
Honey Singh also known as Yo Yo Honey Singh is a Punjabi rapper, Music Producer, Singer and Actor born on 15th March 1983. He started as a session and recording artist, and became a Bhangra producer.
Honey Singh has received the ETC award for the Best sound in 2006 for his song Glassi and the PTC award for the Best Folk Pop Award 2009 for Rebirth and PTC Punjab Best Music Director 2011.It has been reported that he has been paid the highest fees ever for a Bollywood song (as of 2012) of 70 lakh (US$126,700) for a song in the film Mastaan.
Emis KillaFrom: Italy
Emis Killa, born Rudolf Giambelli Emiliano, born in 1989, it is a well-known rapper Milan. Approaches to rap at the age of 14, she attracted mainly by the rap battle, discipline that cultivates immediately on the street, mainly at the wall of Milan, and in 2007 led him to the stage of “Techniques Perfect” (competition worship for all fans of rap and freestyle battle), where he won the title of Italian champion of freestyle. Later he decided to leave the freestyle competitions to devote himself to writing lyrics. Become part of Block Recordz, which publishes in 2009, his first work “Keta Music”, a mixtape of unreleased published on bases and not, by being so ‘about the environment of the underground rap scene between the exponents of Italian . In 2010 she returned with a new project “Champagne and thorns,” street album that consecrates Emis Killa as the promising young rap made in Italy, collaborating with artists such as Jake and the fury of Gue Pequeno Club Dogo, Marracash, Toto and others yet, on new productions of the likes of producer Joe Don of Club Dogo and Big Fish, thus realizing a small classic of the genre. It is thanks to this record that Emis Killa begins to talk about if, after receiving proposals from several record companies
KA has opened for Kanye West, Snoop Lion, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Big Sean and Kendrick Lamar in their South African tours. He has won many awards including “Best Street Urban Music Album” and “Male Artist of the Year” at the 18th South African Music Awards (SAMA) South African equivalent to the Grammys.
In late 2014 rapper AKA signed a multi-album deal with Sony Music through its new local urban label Sound African recordings. Executive head of A&R for Sony, Zakes Bantwini made the announcement through their platform. ‘We’re excited to add AKA’s illustrious career to our stable. We are excited about AKA’s growth prospects in Africa and beyond.’ The Sony Music/AKA partnership is the key catalyst to change the business and face of Music across Africa, especially in the key areas of quality, distribution and content management’. On The 9th Of September, AKA Released A Diss Track Titled “Composure” With Shots Directed at Cassper Nyovest And Anatii.] In June 2015, AKA’s sophomore album Levels was certified Gold, by the Recording Industry of South Africa, for shipments of over 20,000 copies domestically.
The rapper AKA is generally considered as one of the most talented and influential rappers in South Africa and the African continent, praised by fans for evolving Hip-Hop in Africa.
Antoine RNB (USA)From: USA
Antoine is an aspiring artist, born in Poughkeepsie, New York. He knew that singing was his passion when he was young. He graduated from Poughkeepsie High School and attended Dutchess Community College where he majored in business. Antoine is a singer/songwriter with unlimited talent which you will discover once you feel Let Me Live,” a sure hit. Antoine sings with feeling and emotion, you can sense the gospel background in “Secrets.” His range is unique, his style is his only, he is R&B and Hip-Hop rolled into once special aritst. Listen and enjoy.
STORMZYFrom: England (UK)
Michael Omari (born 26 July 1993), better known by his stage name Stormzy, is an English grime and hip hop artist. He won Best Grime Act at the 2014 and 2015 MOBO Awards and was named as an artist to look out for in the BBC’s influential Sound of 2015 list.His most successful song to date is the BPI gold-selling “Shut Up”, which was initially released as a freestyle on YouTube. The track was then officially released and got to number eight on the UK Singles Chart after Stormzy launched a campaign to reach Christmas number one.
His debut album, Gang Signs & Prayer, was released on 24 February 2017 and was the first grime album to reach number one on the UK Albums Chart.
Stormzy originates from Thornton Heath, London, and attended Harris Academy South Norwood.He began rapping at the age of 11 and would battle with older rappers at his local youth club.In school, he was excluded several times in Year 8 and was expelled in sixth form. Before focusing on his music full-time, he studied for an apprenticeship in Leamington Spa and worked in quality assurance for two years at an oil refinery in Southampton. Stormzy is the cousin of BBC Sound of 2017 nominee Nadia Rose
John DonFrom: United States
John Don is a Delaware native that is an animal on the mic. Through powerful rhymes and constant delivery, rnJohn Don proves that he is not just another blimp on the radar. rnrnHis new single \”Demons (Pt.1)\” definitely shows the world that he is really here to shake the game up and give every up and comer MC a run for their money. rnrnHis mixtape \”Welcome To The Main ground\” Drops August 31st and will be featured on Datpiff & Spinzilla rnrnBe sure to subscribe to his YouTube channel and follow him on his SoundCloud at – SoundCloud.com/johndonmusic
MC. M. is 17 years old and I’m from Ridgeland, Mississippi. I first started writing when I was 9 years old and have been making beats for 3 years now. Eminem and B.O.B were the main artists who got me into hip hop. After hearing Em’s verse on “forever” I’ve been trying to get to that level since. My influencers also include Kendrick Lamar, Notorious B.I.G, J. Cole, Drake, Jay-z, big Sean, and chance the rapper. I have recently released a project titled “JIMMY VOORHEES” on Soundcloud which will later be available on Youtube and spinerilla. JV features 4 original tracks, produced by me, and 5 remixes to songs including Jay-Z’s “A Million And One Questions” and Logic’s “Everybody”. Jimmy Voorhees was only a warm up and promotion for my next project “Alienated” which will have around 14 self produced tracks and will release this winter.
Who Is RANKO?? Half Man/Half Amazing !!! With some REAL MUSIC residing in the west end of Toronto, CA. His unparaell style of melodic music displays his versatility talking about Real Life experiences on a everdays basis. This Toronto Born Artist, of Jamaican Decent, parents migrated from Kingston, Jamaica to a The West End Toronto Metro Housing Community where they would a start a new life. His undeniable work ethic, and tenacity has shed a bright light on his music. From his first hit single “Gamble With My Life” (2016) to “She Fell In Love” (2017) to Young Dolph “100 Shot” freestyle T-Dot anthem “Im From The DOT” (2017), to name a few, has shown the world that he definately does have talent and an interesting story to tell.
TWI$T TRAP DOLLASFrom:
As as kid chicago native up and coming Rap artist Keni Kash loved to hear people rap and thought it was a gift you had to be born with like super powers, While doing time in prison he met a rapper they called bestflo who was pretty dope, Bestflo would listen to Keni’s word play and one day said you sound like a rapper if you put your stories in perspective you would be great.
outside of music Keni Kash mentors kids and share’s their pain as well as his.
In his journey he’s been blessed with speaking for laura bush and helping her with a campaign she had called youth of america trying to help inner street kids and parents become better as a family , Keni Kash also spoke for bill cosby he seen a article on him in 2004 time magazine
becoming a better father and raising his only child he received a lot of publicity from it going from state to state talking with other parents,
There was also a pbs special on Keni Kash about him going from street thug to prison and changing his life completely around
Keni Kash is currently getting ready to drop a huge music project.. You can find him on Social.. As Keni Kash.. Go and support good talent.
Kaine is A rapper/Actor/Song writer/Entertainer from New Orleans!Kane has been grinding for 10+ years with the music and now feels like iits his time to take over the game! BBK stands for Black Boss Kompany which is the label that was founded by his friend/brother the late Louis David A.K.A. Luey Montana! Kaine just released the 3rd compilation of my D.O.C. Vol. 3 mixtape sponsored exclusively on DatPiff.com l 2/3/18! “Only For The Night” which is the first single off of that project which features his label mate Annunaki Phat. That single is accompanied by many more and many remixes of today’s hottest songs! You can find the mixtape at every major online music outlet!
Indie rapper Fuller was Born Jan 10 1992 out of the small town Roanoke,Va. Moved to Jacksonville,Fl in 2001. he picked up rapping in 8th grade with some neighborhood friends . he always had people tell him he has what it takes he just never took it serious till about 3 yrs ago when he was almost homeless. he decided there and then that he has one shot at life . lets make the best of it. once He got back on his feet and put his plans in motion . people used to make fun of his last name in school by calling him “fullershit” . so he decided to put his spin on it. I go by FULLER aka Mr Fullershit .Fuller currently has a project coming out called “Becoming Fuller” . its basically a journey through his life’s struggles an how he got to where hes at today . the lead off single for the album is called “becoming fuller“
“Brendon Gilman grew up in the rural cities of eastern Washington state. An isolated upbringing only helped him to hone his ability to write, compose, and perform in his own unique style. His self-produced hits will leave you speechless by tapping into and twisting up ancient melodies and showcasing the dark and dirty themes of street culture. His new single “Get Free” will do just that, where he sings and raps about life in the trap. Lyrics like “It’s a struggle, but I keep it all mine” underline his message of a better outcome through owning your situation
Phantum Soulja started writing at the age of 9 being first saved around the same time. From then thru high school writing ruff n raw lyrics about life with some buddies. All the while he struggled with wanting to fit in getting caught up in wordly ways. Since day 1 he,wanted to be a Christian rap artist but lost sight in his teenage years rebelling and chasing worldly things. Doing shows locally and afar from his hometown with a friend as the group 540 Souljaz, he created a buzz and following for himself over the years releasing an array of songs that are more profane than any of his gospel rap of today. If you look him up on soundclick.com/540Souljaz a
Performing in a professional capacity for the past 6 months, Hip Hop artist JaHim has been cultivating his craft as a song-writer for 2 years prior. A native of the birthplace of Hip Hop, The South Bronx, JaHim prides himself on his knowledge of the game and culture which has become the foremost accepted genre today; Hip Hop- his beloved culture has been his inspiration for as long as he can remember. At 20 years old, he is wise beyond his years as it pertains to the historical value of the NY sound. Sonically, finding his niche JaHim is extremely versatile as a rhyme-smith; wanting nothing more than to be remembered for his lyricism, JaHim puts his all into verses creating introspective outputs that can easily be received by true Hip Hop heads. Seeking longevity, JaHim has surrounded himself with like minded individuals and shares collaborative credits with the likes of Young Truth Drego El Fuegoand rising producer Bonafide Beats. His life experiences is his greatest muse, JaHim has persevered through personal struggles finding the courage to share his story and chase his dream of becoming a house hold name in the Hip Hop community. A member of Capitol Mob, JaHim has begun to make his rounds hitting the stage at various renowned Hip Hop venues enhancing both his performance skill set and network which he will rely on to get his brand awareness to peak.
BREEZE THE RAPPERFrom:
Newark, NJ native The Rapper Breeze, was born the 2nd oldest of four. He spent most of his life learning the ins and outs of music, specifically, hip hop. Throughout the years, he was determined to learn and perfect his own style of beats and lyrics. Starting out, he began dabbling with a set of turntables in a bedroom in his parents apartment in the projects. This gave him the ability to hear different pieces mixed together and learn how to chop up music on his MPC player to achieve the sounds he was looking for. Long nights of self taught sessions led him to writing his own lyrics as a release of build up of emotions from his surroundings. The Rapper Breeze has been featured on several mix tapes, including Ron G’s, “Watch Us, Pt. 2” (12/14) featuring his song ‘Things’ and ‘Cocaine Talk’ on “Who You Look Up To” (08/16). DJ Ron G himself, also hosted several of Breeze’s full mixtapes, such as Getting Down To Business (2016) and Caught Up In My Feelings (2016) and Did It For My City The Fame Just Came Wit it (2017). Spinrella and Lazy K also caught wind of this hip hop phenom and featured him on her mixtapes,Since his Release ..I did it for the streets the fame just came with it. He has released a song called CEILING that has been breaking through mainstream . With the success of CEILING he’s right back with a new song titled NEWSHIT!. The upcoming Mixtape will be titled UNTITLED DROPPING MID MARCH 2018
Joseph Jefferson also known by his stage name NorthSideKidd born in Birmingham, Alabama and ground rooted in the city of Atlanta. His love for music started at a young age hanging around his older brother who is a huge hip hop head. Some of his biggest influences that made him fall in love with music were Trey Songz, Lil Wayne, and Chris Brown. When he found out he had a son on the way he decided to take his music to a whole new level. Shaikem Daye also known by his stage name Young Trappie born in Brooklyn, New York moved to Statesville, North Carolina. His mothers death took a big part of his life. Since the day of his mothers death, he decided to start making music. He moved to Atlanta to pursue his music career. He started going to school there and that’s when he met NorthSideKidd. The two artist decided to combine their talents and form the super group known as BothSides.